| Jun 21, 2012
| 7:20 PM
A dozen people, including seven children, were still in the hospital Thursday night, after getting sick at a public pool.
Authorities said more than 50 people were hospitalized following a chemical reaction at the Garfield Park Pool on the south side,...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 10:42 AM
Police fired one shot this morning at a man who refused to drop a handgun on the West Side.
No one was hit but that man and another were placed under arrest.
It happened at 10:24 a.m. in the 4200 block of West Jackson Boulevard when a narcotics unit...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 3:29 PM
Indianapolis city officials have asked a contractor to investigate what happened at the Garfield Park Pool Thursday afternoon. Nearly 80 people, mostly children, went to the hospital.
The Marion County Public Health Department gave Indy Parks...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 7:13 PM
June 23 is the toughest day of the year for the family of Eric Walton.
“I want Jesus to walk with me,” Walton’s family sang at his grave site.
They sang hymns over Walton’s grave at Garfield Park Cemetery. It's something they'...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 1:24 PM
All of the children affected by a chemical reaction at the Garfield Park pool last week are out of the hospital.
The last four children of dozens that were hospitalized were sent home over the weekend.
According to emergency crews, a bad combination...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 4:27 PM
Chicago firefighters extinguished blazes at two apartment buildings on the West and North sides this afternoon.
Crews were called to a vacant four-story apartment building the 3200 block of West Fulton Street in the East Garfield Park neighborhood...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Garfield Park pool is expected to reopen Wednesday, according to Indy Parks.
The pool had been closed since June 21 after dozens of people were taken to the hospital following a chemical incident.
Indy Parks said two inspection reports suggested...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 7:52 PM
The Garfield Park Aquatic Center on the south side reopened with little fanfare Wednesday.
A chemical mixture caused more than 80 people to get sick.
Since then, Indy Parks has been investigating what happened, and how to prevent it from happening...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 6:24 AM
One man was killed and a man and woman were injured in a shooting that occurred early Sunday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, police said.
The shooting happened at 12:55 a.m. on the 3100 block of West Van Buren Street, said Chicago Police...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 5:28 PM
A 21-year-old man was fatally shot by someone who jumped out and opened fire on a group of people in the West Garfield Park neighborhood this afternoon, police said.
The victim was identified as James Thompson, of the 4300 block of West Gladys Avenue,...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 2:18 PM
Two people were killed and two others, including a 14-year-old boy, were seriously wounded in a shooting Monday night, just blocks from where a man was fatally shot earlier in the day.
In addition, a third person was killed in a separate shooting on...